Doniphan, Missouri Population 2020

1,878

Doniphan is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 1,878, it is the 251st largest city in Missouri and the 7850th largest city in the United States. Doniphan is currently declining at a rate of -1.47% annually and its population has decreased by -5.96% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,997 in 2010. Doniphan reached it's highest population of 2,007 in 2011. Spanning over 1 miles, Doniphan has a population density of 1,364 people per square mile.

The average household income in Doniphan is $40,706 with a poverty rate of 37.25%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $534 per month, and the median house value is $87,900. The median age in Doniphan is 42.4 years, 43.8 years for males, and 40.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 63.8 males.

Doniphan Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Doniphan was:

  • White: 96.33%
  • Other race: 1.34%
  • Native American: 0.89%
  • Two or more races: 0.81%
  • Asian: 0.45%
  • Black or African American: 0.18%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Doniphan, Missouri is 1,878, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,934.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,997.

Doniphan, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,15496.33%
Some Other Race301.34%
American Indian and Alaska Native200.89%
Two or More Races180.81%
Asian100.45%
Black or African American40.18%

Doniphan Population Pyramid 2020

Doniphan Median Age

42.4


Total

43.8


Male

40.3


Female

Doniphan Adults

There are 1,769 adults, (426 of whom are seniors) in Doniphan.

Doniphan Age Dependency

66.5

Age Dependency Ratio

31.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Doniphan Sex Ratio

Female

1,365

61.05%

Male

871

38.95%

Doniphan Households and Families

Doniphan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Doniphan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.3%28.7%
All54.8%45.2%
Non Family50.7%49.3%
Female38.7%61.3%
Male18.9%81.1%

54.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8852.4754.8
Non Family3571.1750.7
Married3283.4271.3
Female1633.3938.7
Male372.4918.9

3.14

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

10.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Doniphan Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1499.05%
9th to 12th Grade1569.47%
High School Graduate70142.56%
Some College35521.55%
Associates Degree1056.38%
Bachelors Degree1408.50%
Graduate Degree412.49%

Doniphan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,5611,276170
Other Race303011
Hispanic2626
Multiple Races1810
Native American12
Asian1010
Black44

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 36.67%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$18,010$23,333$16,281
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$16,736$21,364$15,718
Some College$18,333$27,188$12,813
Bachelors Degree$47,417$52,813$46,083
Graduate Degree$28,750$$

$18,010

Average Earnings

$23,333

Average Male

$16,281

Average Female

Doniphan Language

Doniphan Language by Age

Doniphan Language

96.66% of Doniphan residents speak only English, while 3.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.69% of the population.

Doniphan Poverty

Doniphan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,09077437.03%
Other301653.33%
Hispanic261246.15%
Multiple181055.56%

37.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.27%

Male Poverty Rate

42.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Doniphan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Doniphan is Multiple, with 55.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Doniphan is White, with 37.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 50.67%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School62.95%
High School34.74%
Some College21.65%
Bachelors or Greater18.54%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed78.95%
Female Unemployed26.00%
Female Employed21.99%
Male Employed9.43%

Doniphan Income

Doniphan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$26,314$40,706
Families$38,269$46,062
Married Families$57,143-
Non Families$18,208$23,243

Doniphan Marital Status

Doniphan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

38.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.9%

Male Marriage Rate

31.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Doniphan Married by Age and Sex

Doniphan Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Doniphan Marital Status by Race

Doniphan Veterans

200

Number of Veterans

163

Male Veterans

37

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam58
First Gulf War48
Second Gulf War26
Korea19
World War II

$Doniphan Veterans by Education

6.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Doniphan Employment Status

48.7%

Labor Force Participation

42.8%

Employment Rate

12.2%

Unemployment Rate

Doniphan Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

61.54%

Born in Missouri

98.35%

Native Born

1.65%

Foreign Born

1.03%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.35% of Doniphan residents were born in the United States, with 61.54% having been born in Missouri. 1.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,878-28-1.47%
20191,906-28-1.45%
20181,934-5-0.26%
20171,939-28-1.42%
20161,967-5-0.25%
20151,972-12-0.60%
20141,98410.05%
20131,983-9-0.45%
20121,992-15-0.75%
20112,00770.35%
20102,0000.00%